Save Money on Currency Exchange

March 29, 2015 0

There are many articles on the internet about how to save money on currency exchange while traveling. But none of the articles talk about the little known Global ATM Alliance.  If you bank with Bank of America and have one of their ATM or Debit cards, then you can save money on foreign exchange fees because Bank Of America is a member of the Global ATM Alliance.  The Global ATM […]

News and Updates – SugarSync Pricing Plan and Storage Changes

March 29, 2015 0

As promised in an Email to their subscribers last October, SugarSync Pricing changed this week. The new pricing structure and increased amount of storage make SugarSync a more attractive option putting them more inline with their competition. For existing users, SugarSync grandfathering their pricing plan while increasing the amount of storage. I’ve been grandfathered in at $7.49 per month and my storage increased from 60Gb to 250Gb. New users are […]

Sleeping Well While Traveling

March 21, 2015 0

I often have difficulty sleeping well while traveling.  Whether I’m jet lag, wired, or in strange surroundings sleeping strange bed, sleeping is hard.  At one point in my traveling career, my hotel insomnia became so bad that I had to do something. So, after seeing my doctor, I did some research.  My research findings make common sense, while others are quite surprising. Some of my conclusions are below which you […]

T-Mobile Announces Un-Carrier 9 and Hotel WiFi Test Launches Content API

March 18, 2015 0

  Hotel WiFi Test Launches Content API Hotel WiFi Test Tweeted some interesting news yesterday announcing the launch of a Content API designed for other travel and hotel booking websites.  What’s really interesting about this news is they are giving travel booking website the ability to show their collected data on internet access speeds at different hotels around the world.   This is great news for the business traveler as […]

How A New Service Saves Time Downloading Documents!

March 15, 2015 0

We are becoming more and more of a paperless society as each day goes buy. But who’s really pushing this? Believe it or not, its not you or I.It’s the big companies and their interest is not in saving the environment! It’s in saving costs associated with not having to print your bills, bank statements and other documents and sending them through the postal mail system. Instead you are sent […]

How to Check A Hotels WiFi Speed Before Booking a Room!

March 10, 2015 0

How many times have you stayed at a hotel and found the internet access slower than dial-up? If you travel a lot like I do, chances are you have found slow internet access at many hotels. You may have paid for some of this slowness too. Well now you can check the hotels internet speeds before booking a room thanks to a new cool website called Hotel Wifi Test […]

News – Earth Class Mail files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

March 7, 2015 0

Earth Class Mail sent all there users an Email on Monday last week explaining important changes taking place at the company. In the Email they explained that they were approached with an offer to buy the company several months ago and the terms of the sale have now been agreed upon. Apparently one of the terms of the sale is to restructure their legacy debt so it will no longer […]


March 7, 2015 0

Now here’s a big time saver for me if not a Tim Ferris time hack, the! Let’s take a look at buying a birthday card, filling it out and mailing it.   For me to run up to the store (10 minutes), pick out a card, (another 5 minutes) fill it out, stuff it into an envelope and address it (5 minutes) and run up to the post office to […]

Protecting your Identity

February 9, 2015 0

Updated on 5/5/2016 It seems that each time I turn on the news or read the news on the Internet, some company somewhere has had their customer data stolen in some type of hack or security breach. But these types of hacks or security breaches are more common than just the ones we hear about in the news. A number of companies have had their data stolen simply won’t admit […]

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